How to reset the siteminder super user password?
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How to reset the siteminder super user password?


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CA Single Sign On Secure Proxy Server (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign On SOA Security Manager (SiteMinder) CA Single Sign-On SITEMINDER


If you want to change the siteminder super user password then choose either of the following tools:

  • smreg


  • SiteMinder Policy Server Management Console (smconsole).


Release: Applicable to all the fully supported Policy Server Versions.

Component: SMPLC


  1. Run smreg -su <new password>
    smreg is a tool delivered with policy server binaries.
  2. Open the the Policy Server Management Console.
    • Click on the Super User tab.
    • Enter old password.
    • Enter new password and confirmation.

    - Document reference:

    Change the Policy Server Super User Password